Contents: Preliminaries on Modern Economics and Mathematics; Consumer Theory; Production Theory; Choice Under Uncertainty; Game Theory; Theory of the Market; Positive Theory of Equilibrium: Existence, Uniqueness, and Stability; Normative Theory of Equilibrium: Its Welfare Properties; Economic Core, Fair Allocations, and Social Choice Theory; General Equilibrium Under Uncertainty; Externalities; Public Goods; Principal-Agent Model: Hidden Information; Moral Hazard: The Basic Trade-Offs; General... Topics: Microeconomics, "
Wirtschaftssysteme: Systemtheorie einer allgemeinen MikroökonomikAuthor: Philipp Herder-Dorneich Published by VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften ISBN: 978-3-531-02230-7 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-322-88534-0Table of Contents:Einleitung Das Grundproblem der Versorgung Versorgungssysteme: einfache Strukturmodelle Versorgungssysteme: Strömungsmodelle Die gesamte Versorgung des Bedarfs Die Entwicklung der Versorgungssysteme Topics: Microeconomics, Microeconomics
byConkling, Roger L., 1917-; SpringerLink (Online service)
Energy Pricing: Economics and PrinciplesAuthor: Roger L. Conkling Published by Springer Berlin Heidelberg ISBN: 978-3-642-15490-4 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-15491-1Table of Contents:Introduction The Cost Approach to Pricing: The Direction of Cost The Cost Approach to Pricing: Joint Cost Allocations The Cost Approach to Pricing: The Tenneco Pattern The Value Approach to Pricing: Demand Influence The Value Approach to Pricing: Planning for Demand The Public Policy/Social Engineering Approach to... Topics: Economics, Engineering economy, Microeconomics
byUnited States. National Agricultural Advisory Commission
Eight professional papers by agricultural economists from various land-grant colleges, prepared for the commission at the request of its subcommittee on farm policy Topics: microeconomics, farm management, agricultural economics
Instructor: Jon Gruber, 14.01 students View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/14-01SCF10 This course includes a full set of lecture videos and a selection of problem solving videos. In the lecture videos, Professor Jonathan Gruber covers the principles of microeconomics conceptually, mathematically, and graphically, giving students a holistic understanding of the subject matter. He then moves on to more advanced topics in microeconomics to provide further insight into its many different... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: microeconomics, producer theory, consumer theory
Intermediate Macroeconomics and Microeconomics Computer Tool Kit ----Presented by Xaero Chang Matlab programs included(Both English and Chinese versions): ---------------------------------- Intermediate microeconomics 1,Slutsky decomposition 2,Edgeworth Box 3,Strategic Game with two players 4,Checking revealed preference axioms,WARP/SARP Intermediate microeconomics, 1,Solow Growth Model 2,Baumol-Tobin Model ---------------------------------- It is a favourable tool for you to show how some... Topics: demo, economics, macroeconomics, microeconomics, matlab
byBarberà, Salvador; Hammond, Peter J; Seidl, Christian
Handbook of Utility Theory: Volume 2 ExtensionsAuthor: Salvador Barberà, Peter J. Hammond, Christian Seidl Published by Springer US ISBN: 978-1-4419-5417-6 DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4020-7964-1Table of Contents:Alternatives to Expected Utility: Foundations Alternatives to Expected Utility: Formal Theories State-Dependent Utility and Decision Theory Ranking Sets of Objects Expected Utility in Non-Cooperative Game Theory Utility Theories in Cooperative Games Utility in Social Choice Interpersonally... Topics: Economics, Microeconomics, Operations research, Economics, Microeconomics, Operations research
Quantitative Models for Performance Evaluation and Benchmarking: Data Envelopment Analysis with Spreadsheets and DEA Excel SolverAuthor: Joe Zhu Published by Springer US ISBN: 978-1-4757-4248-0 DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4757-4246-6Table of Contents:Basic DEA Models Measure-specific DEA Models Returns-to-Scale DEA with Preference Modeling Undesirable Measures Context-dependent Data Envelopment Analysis Benchmarking Models Models for Evaluating Value Chains Congestion Super Efficiency Sensitivty... Topics: Economics, Econometrics, Microeconomics, Operations research, Econometrics, Economics,...
View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/14-772S13Instructor: Robert TownsendProf. Robert Townsend taught the first half of the course, 14.772 Development Economics: Macroeconomics from Spring 2013.License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at http://ocw.mit.edu Topics: development economics, macroeconomics, econometrics, microeconomics
byby Karl E. Case (Author), Ray C. Fair (Author), Sharon E Oster (Author)
Intended primarily for Principles of Economics courses, this text also provides practical content to current and aspiring industry professionals.Reviewers tell us that Case/Fair/Oster is one of the all-time bestselling POE texts because they trust it to be clear, thorough and complete. Case/Fair/Oster readers also come away with a basic understanding of how market economies function, an appreciation for the things they do well, and a sense of things they do poorly. Readers begin to learn the... Topic: Principles of Microeconomics [Print Replica] Kindle Edition
byGray, Philip C. R; Stern, Richard M; Biocca, Marco
Communicating about Risks to Environment and Health in EuropeAuthor: Philip C. R. Gray, Richard M. Stern, Marco Biocca Published by Springer US ISBN: 978-1-4419-4776-5 DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4757-2894-1Table of Contents:Introduction: The Risk Management Process The Role and Nature of Risk Communication in Europe Case studies Risk Communication in Central and Eastern Europe: The Role of the Environmental Movement Actors, Scenarios and Settings: Risk Communication in the Context of the Local Risk... Topics: Environmental sciences, Environmental management, Economic policy, Microeconomics, Economic policy,...
Acting under Uncertainty: Multidisciplinary ConceptionsAuthor: George M. von Furstenberg Published by Springer Netherlands ISBN: 978-90-481-5785-3 DOI: 10.1007/978-94-015-7873-8Table of Contents:Coping with Uncertainty in Natural Science: 1200–1700 Political, Moral, and Economic Decisions and the Origins of the Mathematical Theory of Probability: The Case of Jacob Bernoulli’s The Art of Conjecturing The Quantification of Uncertainty after 1700: Statistics Socially Constructed? Uncertainty... Topics: Economics, Microeconomics, Environmental economics, Operations research, Economics, Environmental...
Quantified Societal Risk and Policy MakingAuthor: R. E. Jorissen, P. J. M. Stallen Published by Springer US ISBN: 978-1-4419-4789-5 DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4757-2801-9Table of Contents:Three Conceptions of Quantified Societal Risk Flood Protection, Safety Standards and Societal Risk Modeling Considerations in the Analysis of Risk Management Strategies Risk Criteria for the Transportation of Hazardous Materials The Role of Societal Risk in Land Use Planning Near Hazardous Installations and in... Topics: Environmental sciences, Environmental management, Economic policy, Microeconomics, Economic policy,...
Competitive Transformation of the Postal and Delivery SectorAuthor: Michael A. Crew, Paul R. Kleindorfer Published by Springer US ISBN: 978-1-4613-4718-7 DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-8915-4Table of Contents:Access and the USO for Letters and Parcels Access and (Non-)Uniform Pricing in the Postal Sector Access Pricing and the Uniform Tariff in the Postal Sector Is Mandatory Access in the Postal Sector the Key to Success? Financial Viability of the Universal Postal Service Provider An Empirical... Topics: Economics, Industrial organization (Economic theory), Microeconomics, Economics, Industrial...
The Golden Century of Oil 1950–2050: The Depletion of a ResourceAuthor: C. J. Campbell Published by Springer Netherlands ISBN: 978-94-010-5548-2 DOI: 10.1007/978-94-011-3500-9Table of Contents:World Assessment Regional Assessment Production by Country and Giant Oilfields Topics: Geography, Geology, Economic, Nature conservation, International economic relations,...
Cross-Cultural Risk Perception: A Survey of Empirical StudiesAuthor: Ortwin Renn, Bernd Rohrmann Published by Springer US ISBN: 978-1-4419-4961-5 DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4757-4891-8Table of Contents:Risk Perception Research Nuclear Power and the Public Cross-Cultural Studies on the Perception and Evaluation of Hazards Risk Perception in Bulgaria and Romania The Cognitive Architecture of Risk: Pancultural Unity or Cultural Shaping? Cross-Cultural Risk Perception: State and Challenges Topics: Environmental sciences, Environmental management, Economic policy, Microeconomics, Operations...
Economics of Space and Time: Scientific Papers of Tönu PuuAuthor: Professor Dr. Åke E. Andersson, Professor Dr. Martin J. Beckmann, Professor Dr. Karl-Gustaf Löfgren, M. A. Anders Stenberg Published by Springer Berlin Heidelberg ISBN: 978-3-642-64596-9 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-60877-3Table of Contents:Some Reflexions on the Theories of Choice Between Alternative Investment Opportunities Complementarity, Substitutivity and Regressivity in the Theory of Production Some Comments on “Inferior”... Topics: Puu, Tönu, 1936-, Economists, Space in economics, Microeconomics, Economics/Management Science,...
Quality of Life in South AfricaAuthor: Valerie Møller Published by Springer Netherlands ISBN: 978-94-010-7162-8 DOI: 10.1007/978-94-009-1479-7Table of Contents:South Africa’s Emergent “Social Indicators Movement” The Shape of South African Society and Its Challenges Poverty, Inequality and Deprivation in South Africa: An Analysis of the 1993 Saldru Survey “A Difficult Life”: The Perceptions and Experience of Poverty in South Africa Inequality in South Africa: Findings from the 1994... Topics: Economics, Quality of life, Endogenous growth (Economics), Microeconomics, Social sciences, Quality...
Enrolments in undergraduate economics programs have been falling constantly since the early 1990s. This trend coincides with the increasing popularity of business and management degrees. Consequently, the major activity of many, if not most economics departments and schools in Australia is service teaching of introductory economics to first year business and management students. Such service teaching activities usually involve offering a conventional principles of macroeconomics subject and a... Topics: ERIC Archive, Economics Education, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Undergraduate Study,...
This author delineates an alternative to traditional textbook teaching of economics: using contemporary films to bring concepts and practices to life. (Contains 5 notes.) Topics: ERIC Archive, Films, Economics Education, Cognitive Style, Teaching Methods, College Instruction,...